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Dangote’s wealth and power is about to go to another level

Someone had asked me why Dangote is going into refining crude oil, when the demand for fossil fuels seems to be waning. I’d asked the same question earlier, till I realized that besides PMS, Diesel, Kerosene, etc, the several other byproducts like Bitumen, Asphalt, Fibers, Polymers, Fertilizers, Chemicals etc that also come from the refining […]

Somalia Bombing: US military plane lands in Mogadishu carrying tonnes of medical aid

Meet Ghanaian Richard Nunekpeku Who Traded High-Profile Samsung Job To Become A Farmer!

In 2013, Ghanaian Richard Nunekpeku ventured into farming, starting with commercial egg production. At the time he was employed full time, but managed his agribusiness remotely and visited the farm on weekends. However, in May 2015 he quit his job as marketing manager at Samsung, overseeing five West African countries, to concentrate on building his […]

Somalia Bombing: US military plane lands in Mogadishu carrying tonnes of medical aid

Nigerian Amina Mohammed interacts with Sophia the robot at the UN [Video]

United Nations Deputy Secretary-General Amina Mohammed had an interaction with human-like robot Sophia during a joint meeting on artificial intelligence in New York. Sophia was built a year and half ago by American company Hanson Robotics and is equipped with artificial intelligence technology which allows her to act and speak like a human as well […]

Somalia Bombing: US military plane lands in Mogadishu carrying tonnes of medical aid

Profile of Julius Nyerere, Tanzania’s first president

We remember Tanzania’s first president, Julius Nyerere, who died on this day in 1999! Mwalimu was a true son of the soil! Julius Nyerere “Without unity, there is no future for Africa.” Julius Kambarage Nyerere, known as Mwalimu (teacher) was a shrewd politician, which is way more than can be said for most these days. […]

Somalia Bombing: US military plane lands in Mogadishu carrying tonnes of medical aid

Cote d’Ivoire plane crash kills four in Abidjan

A cargo plane on Saturday crashed into the sea off Cote d’Ivoire, close to the Abidjan Airport, killing four people and injuring six others. The wreckage of the turboprop plane that was carrying ten people was swept toward a beach where rescuers treated the survivors. All the four men that were killed are Moldoval nationals, […]

Somalia Bombing: US military plane lands in Mogadishu carrying tonnes of medical aid

Odinga refuses to sign Kenya election withdrawal form, insists he wont re-run

Opposition National Super Alliance (NASA) candidate Raila Odinga says he will not sign the Form 24A that will render his candidacy officially withdrawn from the October 26 election re-run. He made the statement during an interview with local media Citizen TV on Friday in London where he delivered a lecture at the Chatham House on […]

Somalia Bombing: US military plane lands in Mogadishu carrying tonnes of medical aid

Zimbabwean First Lady Buys New Rolls-Royce While Country Faces Economic Meltdown

For decades, Zimbabwe has been experiencing some of the worst economic setbacks, with poor citizens being forced to dig deeper into their empty pockets to fund an already crippled economy. Right now, the South African nation has been forced to replace its local currency with bond notes due to prolonged cash shortages that have led […]

Somalia Bombing: US military plane lands in Mogadishu carrying tonnes of medical aid

Nigeria to start issuing visas on arrival for all Africans

Nigeria will begin issuing visas on arrival for all Africans, the African Union announced on Friday, lauding the move as a major step towards the body’s objective of ensuring free movement across the continent. AU deputy chairperson Kwesi Quartey praised the West African country’s move as a “laudable move towards Africa’s integration agenda.” The continental […]

Somalia Bombing: US military plane lands in Mogadishu carrying tonnes of medical aid

Plane crashes into sea shortly after taking off from Abidjan

An aircraft has crashed into the sea off Ivory Coast, shortly after taking off from the international airport of the main city, Abidjan. It was a cargo plane carrying freight for the French army, security sources told local news site Koaci. It crashed in heavy rain and the wreckage was swept back towards the shore […]

Somalia Bombing: US military plane lands in Mogadishu carrying tonnes of medical aid

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